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Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Sculpture and Slingshots







Femme fatal.

Beautiful and deadly if you're small game, I found these Burmese carved wooden slingshots on the loaded trunk website.

File under craft or folk art (vanished) because of their scale and functionality. Away from Burma, out of their village context, you've got some powerful sculpture. Hand sized....

2 comments:

Susan Gallacher-Turner and Michael Turner said...

Sure gives a whole new meaning to that phrase! Very cool.

Susan

Bpaul said...

Holy awesome batman